The surgical department at Mediclinic City Hospital includes 24 hours cover for A&E, with the capability to perform major surgical procedures round the clock, including management of patients with peritonitis and polytrauma, as well as laparoscopic procedures.
The department is also geared to perform a whole range of major elective general surgical procedures including hernia surgery, gallbladder surgery, breast surgery, bariatric Surgery, gastrointestinal surgery and many major cancer surgeries, particularly of the gastrointestinal tract.
All operations are performed in six state of the art operating theatres, equipped with the most modern equipment for safe and efficient surgery. The department also includes a Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU) for the care of seriously ill patients.
Outpatient services are available daily and many minor procedures can be performed in the outpatient department or day care ward to shorten the patient's stay in the hospital. Such procedures might include banding and injection of haemorrhoids (piles) and excision of small swellings.
- 24 hours emergency coverage
- Outpatient treatment room performing minor procedures under local anaesthesia
- GI surgery
- Oncological surgery
- Breast cancer surgery
- Laparoscopic surgery
- 24 hour operating theatre
- Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU)
General surgery at Mediclinic City Hospital offers the following: